HouseofNames.com

Continuing Research

Notables Added the last 12 months
FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


 More

The surname Groce was first found in Baden, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Grogg, Gregg, Grogan, Groch, Greck, Grech, Gragg and many more.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Groce research. Another 161 words (12 lines of text) covering the year 1818 is included under the topic Early Groce History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

 More

More information is included under the topic Early Groce Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: James Gregg who landed in New Hampshire in 1718; Hugh Gregg settled in Charles Town [Charleston], South Carolina in 1766; Alexander Gregg settled in South Carolina in 1820.

 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Groce Armorial History With Coat of ArmsGroce Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Groce Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageGroce Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Groce Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesGroce Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Groce Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainGroce Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Groce Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugGroce Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Groce Armorial History with FrameGroce Armorial History with Frame
Groce Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsGroce Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

Citations



    Other References

    1. Kneschke, Dr. Ernest Heinrich. Neues allgemeines Deutsches Adels-Lexicon 9 Volumes New General German Aristocracy Lexicon. Leipzig: Friedrich Voigt, 1859. Print.
    2. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
    3. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    4. Bahlow, Hans. Abhandlungen zur Namenforschung und Buchgeschichte. 1980. Print. (ISBN 978-3768690522).
    5. Zoder, Rudolf. Familiennamen in Ostfalen. Hildesheim: Geog Olms Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1968. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    8. Oswald, G. Lexicon der Heraldik. Leipzig: 1984. Print.
    9. Rolland, and H.V. Rolland. Illustrations to the Armorial general by J. B. Rietstap 6 volumes in 3. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1976. Print.
    10. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    11. ...

    The Groce Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Groce Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 27 November 2013 at 14:36.

    Sign Up

      

    FREE SHIPPING on orders of $85 or more